Crystal Growth, Spectral, Thermal and Optical Properties of Phthalic Anhydride (PA) Single Crystal


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ABSTRACT Organic single crystal of Phthalic Anhydride (PA) was successfully grown by slow evaporation method. The structure of the grown crystal was confirmed by X-ray diffraction analysis. FT-IR, and FT-Raman spectral analysis of the crystalline samples reveal that the crystalline sample consists of all functional groups. The placement of protons was identified from H1-NMR spectral analysis. UV-Visible and photoluminescence spectral analyses were carried out for the grown crystals. The thermal behavior was studied with TGA-DTA analyses. The existence of second harmonic generation (SHG) signal was observed using Nd:YAG laser with a fundamental wavelength of 1064 nm. Keywords: Organic crystals, NLO crystals



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S. Janarthanan et al., "Crystal Growth, Spectral, Thermal and Optical Properties of Phthalic Anhydride (PA) Single Crystal", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 584, pp. 136-140, 2012

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